The table below looks at the statistics for XHTML skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited XHTML over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Extensible Hypertext Markup Language (XHTML)
Rank 367 298 228
Rank change year-on-year
-69 -70
Contract jobs citing XHTML 246 314 404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.48% 0.64% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.71% 2.26% 2.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 189 233
Average daily rate
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£369 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.35% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £325 £314
% change year-on-year
+11.53% +3.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 10
Average hourly rate £33.83 £39.00 £23.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.25% +65.95%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.10 £37.80 £13.61
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £134.50 £40.20 £28.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.00 £40.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-20.98% +62.00%
XHTML
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
14407 13884 13497
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.96% 28.13% 28.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 9862 9061 8749
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 204 264
Average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.85% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £47.50 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -

XHTML
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

XHTML Jobs Demand Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Daily Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XHTML Daily Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing XHTML across the England region.

XHTML Hourly Rate Trend in England

XHTML
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing XHTML across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

XHTML Hourly Rate Histogram in England

XHTML
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing XHTML within the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -32 108 £375 - 31
South East -1 45 £350 +5.26% 10
East of England +18 43 £363 -3.33% 8
North West -41 20 £425 +25.92% 17
West Midlands -3 11 £363 +11.53% 4
Yorkshire -47 7 £490 +201.53% 7
East Midlands -8 5 £260 -29.25% 5
South West -19 5 £350 +13.82% 8
North East - 3 £400 - 6
XHTML
UK

XHTML
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML.

1 476 (100.00%) HTML
2 453 (95.17%) CSS
3 431 (90.55%) JavaScript
4 195 (40.97%) HTML5
5 182 (38.24%) jQuery
6 174 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
7 171 (35.92%) Java
8 169 (35.50%) Ajax
9 164 (34.45%) XML
10 150 (31.51%) SQL
11 114 (23.95%) CSS3
12 111 (23.32%) Web Services
13 108 (22.69%) E-Commerce
14 97 (20.38%) MySQL
14 97 (20.38%) TDD
15 89 (18.70%) MVC
16 87 (18.28%) W3C
17 85 (17.86%) J2EE
18 84 (17.65%) .NET
19 82 (17.23%) PHP
19 82 (17.23%) User Experience
20 81 (17.02%) OO
21 80 (16.81%) JSP
22 78 (16.39%) UNIX
23 74 (15.55%) Linux
24 73 (15.34%) C#
25 71 (14.92%) Scrum
26 66 (13.87%) SQL Server
27 63 (13.24%) ASP.NET
28 61 (12.82%) AngularJS

XHTML
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing XHTML also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited XHTML. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 60 (12.61%) CMS
2 54 (11.34%) WebSphere
3 34 (7.14%) Apache
4 27 (5.67%) Node.js
5 26 (5.46%) SharePoint
6 22 (4.62%) IIS
7 21 (4.41%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 20 (4.20%) JBoss
8 20 (4.20%) Drupal
9 15 (3.15%) WebLogic
9 15 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
10 12 (2.52%) WebSphere Application Server
11 8 (1.68%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.47%) MQSeries
13 6 (1.26%) WordPress
13 6 (1.26%) Tomcat
14 5 (1.05%) Immediacy CMS
15 4 (0.84%) GlassFish
16 3 (0.63%) ColdFusion
16 3 (0.63%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 56 (11.76%) Photoshop
2 23 (4.83%) Adobe Illustrator
3 7 (1.47%) MS Office
3 7 (1.47%) MS Excel
4 5 (1.05%) InfoPath
5 4 (0.84%) GIMP
6 3 (0.63%) Acrobat
7 2 (0.42%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 1 (0.21%) PowerPivot
8 1 (0.21%) Fireworks
8 1 (0.21%) InDesign
8 1 (0.21%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (1.68%) Tridion
2 7 (1.47%) Magento
3 4 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
4 3 (0.63%) Dynamics AX
5 2 (0.42%) RMDS
5 2 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.42%) ION MarketView
6 1 (0.21%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 14 (2.94%) Google Analytics
2 8 (1.68%) Office 365
3 4 (0.84%) GitHub
4 3 (0.63%) SaaS
5 2 (0.42%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.21%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.21%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 50 (10.50%) Internet
2 20 (4.20%) HTTP
3 11 (2.31%) Intranet
4 9 (1.89%) TCP/IP
5 5 (1.05%) SSL
5 5 (1.05%) Extranet
5 5 (1.05%) Skype
6 2 (0.42%) Firewall
6 2 (0.42%) OpenLDAP
6 2 (0.42%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.42%) Kerberos
6 2 (0.42%) LDAP
6 2 (0.42%) LAN
6 2 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 97 (20.38%) MySQL
2 66 (13.87%) SQL Server
3 50 (10.50%) Relational Database
4 39 (8.19%) MongoDB
5 22 (4.62%) SQL Server 2008
6 16 (3.36%) DB2
7 11 (2.31%) NoSQL
8 9 (1.89%) RDBMS
8 9 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 8 (1.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
11 6 (1.26%) SQL Server 2012
12 5 (1.05%) Redis
12 5 (1.05%) PostgreSQL
13 4 (0.84%) Hadoop
13 4 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
13 4 (0.84%) Oracle Database
14 3 (0.63%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.42%) Data Mining
15 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 48 (10.08%) Git (software)
2 44 (9.24%) Ant
3 42 (8.82%) Subversion
4 41 (8.61%) Eclipse
5 36 (7.56%) Visual Studio
6 28 (5.88%) Grunt
7 22 (4.62%) Bower
8 19 (3.99%) Jasmine
9 15 (3.15%) Maven
10 14 (2.94%) JUnit
11 13 (2.73%) SoapUI
12 12 (2.52%) JIRA
13 11 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
13 11 (2.31%) Dreamweaver
14 7 (1.47%) Log4j
14 7 (1.47%) WebSphere Studio Application Developer
14 7 (1.47%) Mercurial
14 7 (1.47%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 7 (1.47%) Jenkins
15 4 (0.84%) Karma Test Runner
General
1 35 (7.35%) Finance
2 30 (6.30%) Marketing
3 18 (3.78%) Banking
4 14 (2.94%) Retail
5 10 (2.10%) Multimedia
5 10 (2.10%) Telecoms
6 9 (1.89%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.68%) Back Office
8 5 (1.05%) Publishing
9 4 (0.84%) Advertising
10 3 (0.63%) Electronics
10 3 (0.63%) French Language
10 3 (0.63%) German Language
10 3 (0.63%) Italian Language
10 3 (0.63%) Spanish Language
11 2 (0.42%) Automotive
11 2 (0.42%) Legal
12 1 (0.21%) Front Office
12 1 (0.21%) Games
Job Titles
1 401 (84.24%) Developer
2 89 (18.70%) Front-End Developer
3 62 (13.03%) Web Developer
4 54 (11.34%) Java Developer
5 43 (9.03%) PHP Developer
6 29 (6.09%) .NET Developer
7 28 (5.88%) Designer
8 25 (5.25%) Architect
9 24 (5.04%) Senior Developer
10 22 (4.62%) Solutions Architect
10 22 (4.62%) UI Developer
10 22 (4.62%) UI Programmer
11 21 (4.41%) JavaScript Developer
12 18 (3.78%) SharePoint Developer
13 17 (3.57%) Java/J2EE Developer
14 16 (3.36%) Web Designer
15 14 (2.94%) Front-End Web Developer
16 12 (2.52%) AWS Developer
16 12 (2.52%) Applications Developer
17 11 (2.31%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 476 (100.00%) HTML
2 453 (95.17%) CSS
3 195 (40.97%) HTML5
4 182 (38.24%) jQuery
5 169 (35.50%) Ajax
6 164 (34.45%) XML
7 114 (23.95%) CSS3
8 111 (23.32%) Web Services
9 85 (17.86%) J2EE
10 84 (17.65%) .NET
11 80 (16.81%) JSP
12 63 (13.24%) ASP.NET
13 61 (12.82%) AngularJS
14 59 (12.39%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 52 (10.92%) RESTful
15 52 (10.92%) JSTL
16 47 (9.87%) Semantic HTML
17 46 (9.66%) XSLT
18 45 (9.45%) Sass
19 38 (7.98%) KnockoutJS
Miscellaneous
1 87 (18.28%) W3C
2 82 (17.23%) User Experience
3 22 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 18 (3.78%) Web 2.0
5 17 (3.57%) Graphic Design
6 12 (2.52%) Computer Science
7 8 (1.68%) Management Information System
8 7 (1.47%) Digital Media
8 7 (1.47%) Data Structures
9 5 (1.05%) Algorithms
9 5 (1.05%) Social Media
10 4 (0.84%) Mobile App
11 3 (0.63%) Visualisation
11 3 (0.63%) Replication
12 2 (0.42%) Fixed Income
12 2 (0.42%) Client/Server
12 2 (0.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.42%) NHS
12 2 (0.42%) DTV
12 2 (0.42%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 78 (16.39%) UNIX
2 74 (15.55%) Linux
3 48 (10.08%) Windows
4 33 (6.93%) Solaris
5 11 (2.31%) Android
6 7 (1.47%) HPUX
7 5 (1.05%) CentOS
8 4 (0.84%) Mac OS X
9 3 (0.63%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.42%) SUSE
11 1 (0.21%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (0.21%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.21%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.21%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.21%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 174 (36.55%) Agile Software Development
2 108 (22.69%) E-Commerce
3 97 (20.38%) TDD
4 89 (18.70%) MVC
5 81 (17.02%) OO
6 71 (14.92%) Scrum
7 58 (12.18%) Content Management
8 48 (10.08%) Web Design
9 42 (8.82%) SOA
10 41 (8.61%) Web Development
11 32 (6.72%) Responsive Web Design
12 31 (6.51%) DevOps
12 31 (6.51%) Continuous Integration
13 29 (6.09%) BDD
14 28 (5.88%) SEO
15 26 (5.46%) Functional Programming
16 22 (4.62%) Open Source
16 22 (4.62%) B2C
17 21 (4.41%) Analytics
18 20 (4.20%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 431 (90.55%) JavaScript
2 171 (35.92%) Java
3 150 (31.51%) SQL
4 82 (17.23%) PHP
5 73 (15.34%) C#
6 29 (6.09%) Clojure
7 24 (5.04%) Ruby
7 24 (5.04%) XPath
8 22 (4.62%) Perl
8 22 (4.62%) T-SQL
9 14 (2.94%) VB
9 14 (2.94%) Python
10 13 (2.73%) PL/SQL
11 11 (2.31%) PowerShell
12 10 (2.10%) PHP5
12 10 (2.10%) Bash Shell
13 9 (1.89%) VB6
13 9 (1.89%) VB.NET
14 8 (1.68%) Shell Script
15 7 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 39 (8.19%) Degree
2 17 (3.57%) Security Cleared
3 14 (2.94%) SC Cleared
4 7 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (1.05%) HND
6 3 (0.63%) OCPJP
6 3 (0.63%) Sun Certification
7 2 (0.42%) PMP
7 2 (0.42%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.21%) MCITP
8 1 (0.21%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.10%) QA
2 3 (0.63%) WCAG
3 2 (0.42%) WAI
3 2 (0.42%) TickIT
4 1 (0.21%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (0.63%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (1.05%) Puppet
1 5 (1.05%) Vagrant
2 3 (0.63%) BMC PATROL
3 2 (0.42%) OpenAM
3 2 (0.42%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 48 (10.08%) IBM
2 46 (9.66%) Adobe
3 27 (5.67%) Oracle
4 24 (5.04%) Microsoft
5 18 (3.78%) Zend
6 16 (3.36%) Google
7 14 (2.94%) Macromedia
8 8 (1.68%) FatWire
9 7 (1.47%) Blue Martini
9 7 (1.47%) Omniture
9 7 (1.47%) Elastic Path
9 7 (1.47%) Interwoven
9 7 (1.47%) ATG
9 7 (1.47%) Sencha
9 7 (1.47%) ServiceNow
10 6 (1.26%) Sitecore
10 6 (1.26%) OpenText
10 6 (1.26%) RedDot
11 5 (1.05%) Telerik
12 4 (0.84%) VMware
North East
Aquent
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Preferred Choice
Rate: £200 - £300 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £350 per hour
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Executive Resource Group
Rate: Market related
Posted: 5 days ago
Enfield, Middlesex
Executive Resource Group
Rate: £280 - 300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £200.00 - £250.00 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Durham, County Durham
Northern Recruitment Group
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per month
Posted: 13 days ago
City of London
Amoria Bond - UK
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £250 - £280 per day + DOE
Posted: 25 days ago